Cordes-sur-Ciel Owners Club

"We work on your holiday"

Le Muret

The House

Le Muret is a beautiful character property with beamed ceilings and stone walls. There is a courtyard of buildings set in the centre of the extensive private grounds, with a 10 x 5 m pool and outside tterrace.

The ground floor of this 3 storey house comprises the kitchen, a WC, the living room, games room and laundry.

On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and two bathrooms, one en-suite. The attic contains two large bedrooms, one with a double bed and a single bed, the other with a single bed, a 5 foot futon sofa bed, 2 folding beds (kids only!) cot.

Thus the house can sleep 10 (+2 children and 1 baby).

The house has full central heating as well as the log burning stove in the living room, making it wonderful for out of season stays.

The kitchen (5m x 5m)

Light and airy opening out onto the covered south facing terrace outside, with sweeping views of the countryside and is the perfect for alfresco dining. The kitchen is well equipped with a large double oven range cooker (electric), fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave and double farmhouse sink, hi-fi system and a selection CDs. There is a dresser and a large dining table. You will also find cookery books and little extras like a crusher, parmesan grater etc.

The covered terrace has soft lighting and candle lanterns for evening meals, a huge table, benches and a charcoal barbecue.

The Living Room (5m x 5m) has three sofas and a wood-burning stove in the traditional stone fireplace. Freeview UK TV and French TV plus DVD player and DVDs

The Games Room (5m x 5m) contains a table-tennis table.

The Separate Laundry Room has a washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board, double sink and a large upright freezer.

Master Bedroom (5m x5m) Kingsize bed. This is the largest bedroom and enjoys views to three sides.

Bedroom 2 (5m x 4m) Double Bed. All the bedrooms are newly decorated and furnished in traditional style. Two of the bedrooms have traditional 'boat beds' and the third has a nineteenth century iron bed. The second bathroom is spacious and has a bath and large walk-in shower.

Bedroom 3 Double Bed with en-suite with large walk-in shower

Attic Bedroom 4 Double Bed with Single Bed Attic Bedroom 5 and Play Room Futon/Double Bed, Single Bed, x2 Campbeds for children

Outside and the Pool The house and grounds are completely private and are not overlooked. They are approached along a private lane leading to Le Muret and a neighbour's house some distance beyond. The swimming pool is sited in part of the old walled vegetable garden. It is open to the sun throughout the day and early evening and enjoys the southerly views. It is ten metres by five, and at its deepest point is 1.5 metres. All around the edges it is one metre in depth. Roman steps allow easy access. The pool has a security alarm but small children should always be supervised.

This property is available throughout the year and rents from £1,400 to £3,000 depending upon the time of year. Please note there is a charge for heating in the winter months and there is a £150 charge (per holiday) for the provision of linen, bath towels and swimming towels.

Weekend and long weekend breaks (out of season) can also be arranged.

If you are looking for a property to rent,or someone to manage an existing one, in or around Cordes and Albi in the Tarn (81) region, why not talk to us? Call or email Janine or Tony… We can help!

Tel:              00 33 (0) 5 63 76 48 96
Mobile:        00 33 (0) 6 76 34 20 24

Cordes-sur-Ciel Owners Club
Siret No: 503 952 483 000 17
3, Rue Du Pont, Salles, 81640
Tarn, France


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